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EdTech 10: Improving Math Mindsets

This week’s EdTech 10 contains stories related to what’s new in math, from math apps to video game creation, in honor of April being Math Awareness Month.

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ESSA: The Same, the Changed and the New, Oh My!

By: Samantha Tankersley. ExcelinEd read the 391 pages of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and created this summary of the top 5 things eliminated, what survived and what is new.

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Grants for New Assessment Systems Signal the End of the Big Test

The Assessment for Learning Project signals the beginning of the end of week long standardized tests, and will shape measurement and progress reporting in the coming decade.

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Goal 2025: 60% of Americans with Degrees

The Lumina Foundation is leading and supporting American efforts to boost college degree completion from about 40% to 60% by 2025. The Indianapolis-based foundation is focused on quality degrees as well as recognized job credentials.

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What To Expect When You’re Expecting…The Every Student Succeeds Act

In December 2015, President Obama signed into law the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). Here is a breakdown of what that act means and how states can begin to prepare for it.

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College Spark Washington funds programs across Washington state that help low-income students become college-ready and earn their degrees.

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3 Smart State Approaches to Competency-Based Education

A growing number of state policymakers are excited about the potential for competency-based education (CBE) to better meet individual student needs and eliminate learning gaps that traditional time-based systems have not been able to close. ExcelinEd outlined policy advances in Idaho, Georgia and Ohio. With the benefit...

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Culture of Readiness + Personalization Boosts Graduation Rates

An initiative in Washington showed huge gains in graduation rates, college ready transcripts and college enrollment through implementation of two key programs.

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